By: Bauche, A. D., Superintendent, U.S. Coastal Survey
Washington, D.C., 37th Congress, Second Session: 1862
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: JD541
Binding: Original, Embossed Brown Cloth
Condition: Very Good
this grand old man is in marvelous condition for its age; in addition to being a coastal survey, it is filled with Civil War correspondence pertaining to the naval defense against the secessionists; author's compliments plate affixed to front paste down; single name in faded ink at top corner of FFEP; binding is tight and text block is unmarked; binding moderately shelf worn, rubbed and bumped; spine sunned; spatter residue down spine; small spots of removed color in spatter pattern across top of front cover; age mellowed pages with some leaning to tan in color; foxing on page edges, some exte... View More...